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  • Lessor deals a longer-term goal for MRJ team


    Mitsubishi Aircraft is not immediately expecting an MRJ order from the leasing community, despite the regional jet type having amassed 191 firm orders plus 184 option or purchase-right commitments.


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  • SkyWest sees growth opportunity as partners renew pilot contracts

    News | 30 Oct 2014 21:58 | Edward Russell

    ​SkyWest Inc is hopeful that updated pilot contracts at its four partner carriers could lead to new growth opportunities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-sees-growth-opportunity-as-partners-renew-pilot-contracts-405465/
  • SkyWest sees improvement at loss making ExpressJet

    News | 30 Oct 2014 21:18 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based SkyWest Inc is seeing operational and financial improvements at its ExpressJet Airlines subsidiary, as it continues to work towards renewing or ending loss making contracts with United Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-sees-improvement-at-loss-making-ExpressJet-405463/
  • BMI Regional appoints new finance chief

    News | 30 Oct 2014 11:50 | Laura Mueller

    UK-based BMI Regional has named Paul Roberts as its new finance chief.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BMI-Regional-appoints-new-finance-chief-405429/
  • ANALYSIS: Horizon’s profits up after move to one fleet type

    News | 27 Oct 2014 19:48 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Horizon Air’s move to one fleet type has helped the regional carrier evolve from break even financial performance to generating some $100 million in annual pretax income.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Horizons-profits-up-after-move-to-one-fleet-type-405241/
  • SkyWest promotes Black to oversee customer service

    News | 22 Oct 2014 13:44 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Airlines has promoted Steve Black to oversee its customer service function.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-promotes-Black-to-oversee-customer-service-405084/
  • United plans to reduce Chicago-Los Cabos to seasonal

    News | 21 Oct 2014 16:21 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines plans to reduce service between Chicago O’Hare International and San Jose del Cabo (Los Cabos) to seasonal status, as it moves towards more variable scheduling.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-plans-to-reduce-Chicago-Los-Cabos-to-seasonal-405034/